Tavares Middle School

Tavares Middle School serves 1,015 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Tavares Middle School operates within the Lake School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1015 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,015 students
Tavares Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Tavares Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Tavares Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Tavares Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Tavares Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Tavares Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
16%
30%
Tavares Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
11%
23%
Tavares Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
69%
41%
Tavares Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Tavares Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.46
Tavares Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
52%
Tavares Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Tavares Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lake School District's student population of 41,794 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,153 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,083 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Lake School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
23
Number of Students Managed 41,794 8,489
Lake School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $376 MM $132 MM
Lake School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $414 MM $140 MM
Lake School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,153 $11,888
Lake School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,083 $12,571
Lake School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Lake County Acer Program (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lake County Acer Program (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake County Acer Program (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TavaresLake County Acer ProgramAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 2 students
    2.3 miles
    551 West Main St
    TavaresFL 32778
    (352)253-6675
    2.36-122
  • TavaresLake Virtual Franchise
    Grades: 6-12 | 120 students
    2.9 miles
    201 West Burleigh Blvd
    TavaresFL 32778
    (352)253-6550
    2.96-12120
  • TavaresLake Virtual Instruction Program (district Provide
    Grades: KG-12 | 64 students
    2.9 miles
    201 East Burleigh Blvd
    TavaresFL 32778
    (352)253-6641
    2.9KG-1264
  • TavaresNon School PkAlternative School
    Grades: PK | 29 students
    2.9 miles
    201 West Burleigh Blvd
    TavaresFL 32778
    (352)253-6780
    2.9PK29
  • TavaresTavares High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1224 students
    2.9 miles
    603 North New Hampshire Ave
    TavaresFL 32778
    (352)343-3007
    2.99-121224

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